These are the terms applying to all sales and are the basis upon which orders are accepted either verbally or in writing.
Unless the contrary is shown, prices on this site are per case of 12x75cl, 24x37.50cl, 6x150cl or per bottle
All wines are offered in bond London and exclude VAT. Some wines are hold duty paid - please enquire
Exchange rates are for information only - invoices will be raised in Sterling
Exclusive of delivery charges
Provisional and subject to our confirmation of order
Payment is due on invoice, and may be by bank transfer or U.K. cheque (allow 5 working days for cheques to clear). Approved trade accounts may be paid by 30 day post dated cheque. Overdue Invoices carry interest from the date when payment becomes due at 5% per annum above the base rate of Barclays Bank plc from time to time. Until all sums due to us have been paid we shall be entitled to retain possession of any goods to which you would otherwise be entitled. If any payment is overdue we shall be entitled to suspend deliveries/collections. Occasionally, to our discretion, Invoices can be raised for payment in foreign currencies (currently Euros, US Dollars, French Francs and German Marks are accepted).
3. Title and Risk
We shall retain title to all goods (other than goods in your direct physical possession following delivery or collection and payment in full for those goods) sold by us until all the sums due from you in respect of any order have been paid. Risk in all goods shall pass to you as soon as we notify you that they are available. If goods within our ownership are held by any third party on your behalf you will upon our request instruct that third party to hold the goods to our order.
You undertake to inspect all goods when collecting or immediately on delivery and to notify us or the carrier without delay of any shortage or damage or other deficiency. You will be deemed to have accepted the goods as satisfying your order three days after collection/delivery, and thereafter will not be entitled to reject wines for any reason.
5. Force Majeure
We shall not be liable for any failure to meet our obligations occasioned by circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
6. Description / Quality
We undertake the proper safekeeping and storage of wines in our possession and will act in good faith when purchasing wine, but we will not be responsible for the state and condition of wines or whether the wine corresponds to the qualities that might be expected from its description.
The placing and accepting of oral or online orders shall form a contract on these terms, conditional upon our written confirmation of order that may be by the delivery of an invoice. Online ordering does not always guarantee availability due to constantly fluctuating stock
All our contracts are made under English Law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.